Children, Teens, & Adults

Session 1: March 5  – April 6
Session 2: April 30 – June 1


Mondays: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Tuesday – Saturday: 10 am – 2 pm
Thursdays: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Photo by Stacey Doyle


Mondays: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Tueday: 10 am – 1 pm
Wednesdays – Saturdays : 10 am – 2 pm
Thursdays: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm



March 9 – April 28, 2018

image: Xander Marro, Nebraska 1 (detail)

Weather Closing: The JAC will be closed for all classes, studio use and activities Wednesday, March 21st due to weather. Note that the JAC follows the North Kingstown School District weather closings. Stay home and stay safe!

The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and beyond.

Our mission is to engage, enrich and inspire our community through extraordinary arts and educational experiences.

Island Moving Company

03/25/2018 | 2:30 pm

DANCE: Island Moving Company’s Jr. Company Presents: Carnival of the Animals FREE Family Friendly Event! Sunday, March 25th 2:30 pm The Island Moving Company’s Junior Company consists of 20 teenage dancers who have been invited to the group. The IMC’s Junior Company  will present a production of Carnival of the Animals at the Jamestown Arts[…..]

More Info

Mary-Kim Arnold Book Launch

04/12/2018 | 6-8pm

Come celebrate Litany for the Long Moment Book Launch Party Mary-Kim Arnold Jamestown Arts Center Thursday, April 12 from 6 pm to 8 pm Master of Ceremonies: Matthew Derby with special guest readings by Sarah Baldwin and Benjamin Lundberg Torres Sanchez Light refreshments. Book signing. General merriment.

More Info

Call to Artists and Curators


The Jamestown Arts Center is accepting exhibition proposals for 2020! The gallery is currently booked through December of 2019.   The deadline for submissions for 2020 is May 1, 2018. Please email proposals to Exhibition Director Karen Conway at karen@jamestownartcenter.org Call to Artists & Curators The gallery space at the Jamestown Arts Center has become[…..]

More Info

For Adults

Year round classes where adults can flex their creativity, find a creative outlet or sharpen their skills. Classes offered in fine arts, technology and design.

For Teens

Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.

For Children

Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!


SENE Film, Music and Arts Festival

04/26/2018 | 7pm

SENE Film, Music and Arts Festival Thursday, April 26, 2018 7:00 pm Tickets $10 at the door




Con/textile/ized Curated by Brooke Erin Goldstein Opening Reception: Friday, March 9, 2018 6:00 pm  – 8:00 pm Exhibition Dates: March 9, 2018 – April 28, 2018 Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday 10 am – 2 pm, or by appointment Xander Marro, Nebraska 1, 2015, Quilted and Silkscreened fabric with embroidered patches, 6’ x 5’ Fiber[…..]


Dreamers documented

Posted on November 7, 2017

A furry, baby-sized sentry greets you upon entering the Jamestown Arts Center, where the 2017 Members’ Show, “CREATE/REACT,” runs through Dec. 2. It’s Rebecca Siemering’s “Tuft Enough,” a hand-fringed suit made from betting slips and dental floss. As with many of Siemering’s creations, it embodies an aftertaste of loss and failure — a garment sewn[…..]

A very special thank you to our generous Business Partners



Estes/Twombly Architects    •    Peter   J. Schott, DMD    •    Worldways Social Marketing


Joseph Tamburini, Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley    •    Newport Restaurant Group    •    People's Credit Union


Karen Augeri Benson, Esq.    •    OCTOpd    •    Taste,  Artful Interiors & Design


Belmont Market    •    Conanicut Marine    •    Durga S. Larkin, MD    •    Forster Orthodontics    •    H.V. Holland, HVAC

Andrew B. Hunter,  Hunter Greens Garden Design    •    Integrated Management Solutions    •    Jamestown Fitness Center    •    Metta Events

Slice of Heaven    •    Michael Swistak, Wolpert Insurance    •    Tollgate Orthodontics, Jamestown    •    Windmist Farms


Jamestown Arts Center | Location: 18 Valley Street, Jamestown, Rhode Island 02835 | Mailing Address: PO Box 97, Jamestown,
Rhode Island 02835 | for more Information call: (401) 560-0979 or email


Designed and Built by Worldways Social Marketing